Archbishop Ian Ernest of Mauritius appointed Director of the Anglican Centre in Rome

Posted on: May 17, 2019  Archbishop Ian Ernest will be the next Director of the Anglican Centre in Rome and the Archbishop of Canterbury’s next Personal Representative to the Holy See Photo Credit: Diocese of Mauritius Archbishop Ian Ernest, the Bishop of Mauritius and former Primate of the Anglican Church of the Indian Ocean, is … Continue reading “Archbishop Ian Ernest of Mauritius appointed Director of the Anglican Centre in Rome”

Anglican Church leaders from around the globe left Hong Kong “to advance God’s mission”

Posted on: May 10, 2019 The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby spins a ball for a ceremonial dragon during a cultural evening following the closing Eucharist of ACC-17 at St John’s Cathedral, Hong Kong. Photo Credit: ACNS “Go forth into the world in peace” were the words of the choir’s anthem at St John’s Cathedral … Continue reading “Anglican Church leaders from around the globe left Hong Kong “to advance God’s mission””

Anglican Consultative Council’s 17th meeting gets underway with cathedral Eucharist service

Posted on: April 29, 2019  Archbishop Paul Kwong presides at a Eucharist service held to mark the official opening of ACC-17 in St John’s Cathedral, Hong Kong Photo Credit: ACNS The opening Eucharist of the 17th Anglican Consultative Council (ACC-17) included what one observer described as “a fascinating mixture of sounds”. Among them was the … Continue reading “Anglican Consultative Council’s 17th meeting gets underway with cathedral Eucharist service”

Archbishop of Canterbury invites ecumenical observers to the Lambeth Conference 2020

Posted on: April 26, 2019 The former Archbishop of Canterbury, Rowan Williams, and Cardinal Walter Kasper, the then- President of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, chat as they walk to an ecumenical reception at the previous Lambeth Conference in 2008. Photo Credit: ACNS The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, is inviting leaders of … Continue reading “Archbishop of Canterbury invites ecumenical observers to the Lambeth Conference 2020”

Seventeenth meeting of the Anglican Consultative Council begins on Sunday

Posted on: April 26, 2019  Final preparations are underway for the 17th meeting of the Anglican Consultative Council – ACC-17 – which begins this Sunday (28 April) in Hong Kong. Staff from the Anglican Communion Office in London are working alongside colleagues and volunteers from the Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui – the Hong Kong … Continue reading “Seventeenth meeting of the Anglican Consultative Council begins on Sunday”